Bismarck in Burleigh County, North Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Boxcar used in the 1st World War
to the State of
in gratitude for the help given to France
by the American people
Marker series. This marker is included in the Merci Train Boxcars marker series.
Location. 46° 49.105′ N, 100° 46.796′ W. Marker is in Bismarck, North Dakota, in Burleigh County. Marker is on East Boulevard Ave.. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bismarck ND 58505, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Combat Wounded Veterans (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); All Veterans Memorial (about 300 feet away); Sakakawea Statue (about 600 feet away); The Pioneer Family (about 800 feet away); The Honorable John Burke (approx. 0.2 miles away); First News of Custer’s Death (approx. one mile away); Commanding Officer’s Quarters (approx. 4.8 miles away); Mandan Scenic Overlook (approx. 6.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bismarck.
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars • War, World I • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 10, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 18, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 631 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 18, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.